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Published: 26 August 2021

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190086923

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Becoming Jewish, Believing in Jesus

Judaizing Evangelicals in Brazil

Manoela Carpenedo

  • Examines the emergence of Christian groups that adopt Orthodox Jewish practices and lifestyles in the global South
  • Based on a pioneer ethnography among closed and austere 'Judaizing Evangelical' groups in Brazil
  • Offers a unique perspective on women's conversion to fundamentalist patriarchal religious tradition
  • Contributes to the nascent area of the Anthropology of Christianity